Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samm±sambuddhassa.

Khuddakanik±ye

Itivuttaka-aµµhakath±

Ganth±rambhakath±

Mah±k±ruºika½ n±tha½, ñeyyas±garap±ragu½;
vande nipuºagambh²ra-vicitranayadesana½.
Vijj±caraºasampann±, yena niyyanti lokato;
vande tamuttama½ dhamma½, samm±sambuddhap³jita½.
S²l±diguºasampanno, µhito maggaphalesu yo;
vande ariyasaªgha½ ta½, puññakkhetta½ anuttara½.
Vandan±janita½ puñña½, iti ya½ ratanattaye;
hatantar±yo sabbattha, hutv±ha½ tassa tejas±.
Ekak±dippabhedena desit±ni mahesin±;
lobh±d²na½ pah±n±ni, d²pan±ni visesato.
Sutt±ni ekato katv±, itivuttapadakkhara½;
dhammasaªg±hak± ther±, saªg±yi½su mahesayo.
Itivuttakamicceva, n±mena vasino pure;
ya½ khuddakanik±yasmi½, gambh²ratthapadakkama½.
Tassa gambh²rañ±ºehi, og±hetabbabh±vato;
kiñc±pi dukkar± k±tu½, atthasa½vaººan± may±.
Sahasa½vaººana½ yasm±, dharate satthu s±sana½;
pubb±cariyas²h±na½, tiµµhateva vinicchayo.
Tasm± ta½ avalambitv±, og±hetv±na pañcapi;
nik±ye upaniss±ya, por±ºaµµhakath±naya½.
Nissita½ v±can±magga½, suvisuddha½ an±kula½;
mah±vih±rav±s²na½, nipuºatthavinicchaya½.
Punappun±gata½ attha½, vajjayitv±na s±dhuka½;
yath±bala½ kariss±mi, itivuttakavaººana½.
Iti ±kaªkham±nassa, saddhammassa ciraµµhiti½;
vibhajantassa tassattha½, nis±mayatha s±dhavoti.
Tattha itivuttaka½ n±ma ekakanip±to, dukanip±to, tikanip±to, catukkanip±toti catunip±tasaªgaha½. Tampi vinayapiµaka½, suttantapiµaka½, abhidhammapiµakanti t²su piµakesu suttantapiµakapariy±panna½; d²ghanik±yo majjhimanik±yo, sa½yuttanik±yo, aªguttaranik±yo, khuddakanik±yoti pañcasu nik±yesu khuddakanik±yapariy±panna½; sutta½, geyya½, veyy±karaºa½, g±th±, ud±na½, itivuttaka½, j±taka½, abbhutadhamma½, vedallanti navasu s±sanaªgesu itivuttakaªgabh³ta½.
“Dv±s²ti buddhato gaºhi½, dvesahass±ni bhikkhuto;
catur±s²ti sahass±ni, ye me dhamm± pavattino”ti. (Therag±. 1027)–

Eva½ dhammabhaº¹±g±rikena paµiññ±tesu catur±s²tiy± dhammakkhandhasahassesu katipayadhammakkhandhasaªgaha½. Suttato ekakanip±te t±va sattav²sati sutt±ni, dukanip±te dv±v²sati, tikanip±te paññ±sa, catukkanip±te teras±ti dv±das±dhikasuttasatasaªgaha½. Tassa nip±tesu ekakanip±to ±di, vaggesu p±µibhogavaggo, suttesu lobhasutta½. Tass±pi “vuttañheta½ bhagavat±”ti-±dika½ ±yasmat± ±nandena paµhamamah±saªg²tik±le vutta½ nid±nam±di. S± pan±ya½ paµhamamah±saªg²ti vinayapiµake tantim±ru¼h± eva. Yo panettha nid±nakosallattha½ vattabbo kath±maggo sopi sumaªgalavil±siniy± d²ghanik±ya-aµµhakath±ya vitth±rato vuttoyev±ti tattha vuttanayeneva veditabbo.